Eglwys y Pant-teg, Ystalyfera, records

Scope and Content

1. Chapel histories, 1921-1971

2. Adroddiadau blynyddol (annual reports) 1899-2004

3. Minutes of church meetings and committee meetings, 1924-2004

4. Minutes and accounts of the Sisterhood (Y Chwaeroliaeth), 1953-1982

5. Minutes of meetings of inter-church groups in Ystalyfera, 1940-1989

6. Receipts and expenditure account books, 1935-1994

7. Registers of members and contributions, 1892-2017

8. Books of dismission forms recording members who transferred their membership to other churches, 1950-2004

9. Records relating to the graveyard, mid-20th century

10. Records relating to events held at Capel Pant-teg, 1915-2005

11. Records relating to church premises and property, 1838-1992

12. Photographs, late 19th-late 20th century

Administrative / Biographical History

Eglwys y Pant-teg (Panteg Welsh Independent Chapel) was a Welsh Independent church situated in Ystalyfera, Glamorgan. The church was built in 1821, fronting onto Cyfyng Road. It was modified in 1842 and 1854, and then rebuilt in 1864. Pant-Teg was rebuilt for the final time in 1898. The chapel closed during 2017-18.


Arranged into series by document type

Access Information

No restrictions

Acquisition Information

It is the policy of the West Glamorgan Archive Service to withhold the names of depositors.


Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: West Glamorgan Archive Service, Religion - Nonconformist - Welsh Independent - Panteg Chapel, Ystalyfera, catalogue; NLW, Capeli database, viewed 7 September 2005.

Other Finding Aids

Hard copies of the catalogue are available at West Glamorgan Archive Service.

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright regulations apply.

Appraisal Information

All records have been retained


Accruals are not expected

Related Material

Registers of baptisms, 1822-1837, are in The National Archives, RG 4/3495. Further records are in the National Library of Wales.

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